Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Nursery Books, 1944/1944 probably 1st, on title page, no verso; green cloth boards with kitten face, no endpapers as published, in green jacket with green eyed Muggins and paw prints, more kitten portraits on the back; 6x8"; np. Picture Book Hardback.
Muggins explored the world outside his mother's box, got into all sorts of trouble, and reformed. For the cat lover. Watercolour pictures in greys and blacks with green touches by a famous animal illustrator.
CONDITION: Very Good in Very Good jacket; no names or other marks, top and bottom edges foxed and also an area in bottom back margin, otherwise very nice with sharp corners and clean boards and pages; in jacket with minor rubs to extrems and pale spot near slightly darkened spine, nice department store sticker on rear flap for .85; unclipped 0.85. Item #20176